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J36 Crooklands - Saturday 26th October - Fell Pony Sale

Posted Monday, 28 October 2013, 2.39pm

Caption: Fell Pony Champion - Tarnbeck Shania with J Williamson

Fell Ponies sell to 1320gns at Annual Show & Sale at J36 Auction Mart

North West Auctions held the inaugural Prize Show and Sale of Registered Fell Ponies at the new J36 Auction Mart on Saturday 26th October. A fantastic attendance of vendors and purchasers from throughout the UK ensured a truly enjoyable and successful day was had by all.

The pre-sale show saw a fantastic exhibition of ponies forward showing all the characteristics of this noted breed, after much admiration the championship rosette was awarded to ‘Tarnbeck Shania’, a 13.2 hh black mare from J Williamson, Ulverston. Reserve Champion was ‘Waverhead Dynamite’ a black yearling colt form B Bell, Wigton.

One of the largest crowds to that at J36 Auction Mart saw competitive bidding throughout the sale reach a peak of 1320gns for a black filly ‘Strines Sizzle’ from N M Redfearn. A black stallion ‘Murthwaite Wanted Man’ sold for 1100gns followed by another black filly ‘Brackenthwaite Izzy’ selling for 1080gns from R Douglas. Foals saw a top price of 680gns achieved for a grey colt ‘DalewinQuest’ from E Winder, Ravenstonedale.


Class One – registered colt or filly foal
1st P H Hodgson with ‘Nortontowers Freddie’

2nd E A Walker with ‘Rackwood Lloyd’
3rd E A Walker with ‘Rackwood Miss Mollie’

Class Two – registered pony (1-3 yrs old)
1st & Reserve champion B Bell with ‘Waverhead Dynamite’

2nd P H Hodgson with ‘Nortontowers Ethel’
3rd G T Hodgson with ‘Dalewin Opal’

Class Three – registered pony (4 yrs or over)
1st & Champion J Williamson with ‘Tarnbeck Shania’

2nd G Williamson with ‘Tarnbeck Shamrock’
3rd R Douglas with ‘Brackenthwaite Khandi’

Leading prices:

Colt/filly foal – 680gns E Winder (Dalewin Quest); 460gns C Mallinson (Midtown Harmony); 400gns Greenholme Stud (Greenholme Heather Bell).

Pony up to 3 yo – 1320gns N M Redfearn (Strines Sizzle); 1080gns R Douglas (Brackenthwaite Izzy); 900 gns H Patterson (Ralfland Princess).

Pony 4 yo or over – 1100gns Greenholme Stud (Murthwaite Wanted Man); 920gns R Douglas (Brackentwhaite Khandi); 840gns J Williamson (Tarnbreck Shania).

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